Capítulo 2: Nenita

América Emilia Varela llegó a casa de su madre en Alturas de Belén con tres hijos y el corazón destrozado. Read More

Half Agony, Half Hope

Her smile could beat the sun and her kisses could eradicate world hunger. 
Oh, and let’s not forget her heart. It is just so beautiful and kind. It has to be, to have put up with me for all this time and still love me the way she does. To love me and hold me, and understand that I’m just a human being–or just the greatest idiot and coward that ever lived.  Read More

Nobody Said It Was Easy

I’ve realized that sometimes in life, when it is time to make important decisions, it can be helpful to be a pyromaniac and take the risk at being happy. I’ve realized that doing nothing only leaves you with nothing–and that’s just not the life I want to live–I don’t want a life full of nothing.

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Break-up Culture and 21st Century Relationships

When we meet someone for the first time we are seduced by all the wonderful things this person has to bring on to our lives. We are infatuated and addicted to everything  they have to provide. Soon after though, we start discovering their flaws, we fight, and we find that it’s not all “la vie on rose” like Edith Piaf promised.  Read More